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F.T.C. Investigating Facebook in Use of Personal Data by Firm Tied to Trump
(CECILIA KANG @ 20.03.2018 20:00)
The Federal Trade Commission is examining whether Facebook violated a 2011 agreement with the agency on data privacy, a person with knowledge of the inquiry said.

Facebook Exit Hints at Dissent on Handling of Russian Trolls
The social network was said to have reached a deal with the executive to depart after disagreements over how to address its role in spreading disinformation.

Hundreds of Start-Ups Tell Investors: Diversify, or Keep Your Money
(PUI-WING TAM @ 20.03.2018 17:12)
Leading Silicon Valley entrepreneurs are forming a Founders for Change coalition to deliver a message to the white- and male-dominated world of venture capital.

Self-Driving Uber Car Kills Pedestrian in Arizona, Where Robots Roam
(DAISUKE WAKABAYASHI @ 20.03.2018 08:30)
A woman in Tempe, Ariz., died after being hit by a self-driving car operated by Uber, in what is believed to be the first fatality of a pedestrian from an autonomous vehicle on public roads.

How Researchers Learned to Use Facebook ?Likes? to Sway Your Thinking
(KEITH COLLINS and GABRIEL J.X. DANCE @ 20.03.2018 19:51)
Your interest in Kim Kardashian West can tell researchers how extroverted (very), how conscientious (more than most) and how open-minded (only somewhat) you are.

Tech Tip: Connecting Hardware to an iPad
(J. D. BIERSDORFER @ 20.03.2018 14:00)
Apple?s tablet has a headphone jack and a Lightning port to plug in external devices, but you can also pair gadgets and sling files wirelessly.

California Housing Problems Are Spilling Across Its Borders
(CONOR DOUGHERTY @ 20.03.2018 17:11)
Reno is among several Western cities experiencing congestion and new tensions as California residents and businesses seek more affordable locations.

What?s Next for Humanity: Automation, New Morality and a ?Global Useless Class?
(KIMIKO de FREYTAS-TAMURA @ 20.03.2018 03:41)
In an event organized by The New York Times and How To Academy, the historian and author Yuval Noah Harari offered his predictions for the future.

Yuval Noah Harari on the Future of Humanity
(20.03.2018 03:36)
Humans, Mr. Harari warned, ?have created such a complicated world that we?re no longer able to make sense of what is happening.?

The Shift: How Facebook?s Data Sharing Went From Feature to Bug
(KEVIN ROOSE @ 20.03.2018 14:34)
Sure, third-party Facebook apps collected data about users? lives. But they seemed convenient and harmless, and, really, what could go wrong?



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